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Eglinton Crosstown West Extension – Stations, Rail and Systems

Project Type:
Stations, Rail and Systems – Progressive Design-Build
Infrastructure Type:
Contract Value:
To be announced at Financial Close

About the Project

The Eglinton Crosstown West Extension is an approximately 9.2 kilometre extension of the Eglinton Crosstown LRT, from Mount Dennis to Renforth Drive.   The project is being delivered in four large contracts: the Stations, Rail and Systems, Advance Tunnel 1, Advance Tunnel 2 and Elevated Guideway.  

The Eglinton Crosstown West Extension is one of four priority transit projects announced by the Province in 2019 for the Greater Toronto and Hamilton Area. 

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Project Status

  • Request for Qualifications: March 25, 2024


The scope of work includes:

  • Seven new stations from Mount Dennis to Renforth Drive;
  • Installation, testing, and commissioning of all rail and track components and systems equipment;
  • Roadway modifications and utility works; and
  • Coordination with project companies on handover items from the advance tunnelling and elevated guideway contracts.

Project Benefits

  • Improves access to transit for area residents
  • Reduces daily travel times for commuters
  • Economic and community growth along the future transit line with job creation opportunities
  • Reduction in traffic congestion, greenhouse gases and fuel consumption by providing a new transportation option

Demonstrating Value

The project is being delivered using a Progressive Design-Build (PDB) model. Key features of a PDB model include the opportunity for greater collaboration between the project owner, the successful bidder, project partners, and communities.

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